June 27, 2013 in Projects
Here is a perfect accent project for your home to use up that extra yard of fabric! I had bought a yard of fabric that I had fallen in love with when we moved a year ago, and planned on getting more to use to re-cover some chairs in our kitchen if the colors worked. But, with our crazy, busy ...
June 14, 2013 in Projects
What's more fun than having a girl? Dressing a girl!! Baby H. has a closet full of dresses but I really wanted to make her a diaper cover for her sweet baby pictures! They are simple, fast, and oh so adorable!
- 1/4" to 1/2" elastic
- safety pin, pins, iron, scissors
- Baby Lock sewing machine
I had an old pattern ...
April 19, 2013 in Projects
With warm weather right around the corner, I couldn't pass up making some cute boys shorts with pockets for Summer. I found a great seersucker fabric on sale and I knew it was perfect for this project. This project is very similar to the pajama pants tutorial.
1/2- 1 yard fabric (depending on the side of the shorts you are making
April 16, 2013 in Projects
Stitchin' Woman Lindsay is the owner of The Cottage Mama shop and woman behind The Cottage Home blog. Lindsay is also part of the Baby Lock family, and she has shared a tutorial for a lovely patchwork pillow that features an embroidery design from her Baby Lock Unity sewing and embroidery machine.
Check out Lindsay's tutorial here.
April 12, 2013 in Projects
Nothing is easier than making simple fabric headbands. I really think that all beginners should start with projects like this. As long as you can measure around your head, then you can do this. Plus they are super cute! Here's how...
headband template-I just make one up and draw it out
scraps of fabric
5" of elastic (the width is a personal preference- ...